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Stocker cattle
Genomics for Stockers?

Hide color and breed character are tools currently available to sort stockers, with little information about genetic potential. But is there a role genomics, or DNA, can play for the stocker operator?

6 months ago
Jared Wareham: Beef On Dairy - Part 2

There remains much we won’t know about the formidableness of this segment as far as its potential long-term impact on premium groups of cattle from traditional beef production.

9 months ago
Climate Change Initiatives Compete for Ag Resources

Climate change may or may not become a substantial global initiative. Regardless, we can assume it will reach a point where we can no longer ignore our role and place as stakeholders.

11 months ago
Worrying about Fake Meat is a Waste of Valuable Energy

As we often find out after the fact, energies dedicated to react and repel tactics tend to be wasted. Consumers will ultimately drive demand for any product.

11 months ago
Will Crop Residue Utilization Affect Herd Expansion?

Currently, residue utilization is limited by access and infrastructure. Good fencing around the available biomass resources still in the field tend to be the greatest barrier. If grazing isn’t an option, what then?

1 year ago
The Future of Certified and Verified Beef Products

Marketing beef products that carry certain “guarantees” or assurances regarding quality, production standards and resource management will continue to expand.

1 year ago
Miller and Lux cowboys, Cuyama, Calif., circa. 1908
Jared Wareham: One Dirt Road At A Time

Drovers columnist Jared Wareham answers a question he is often asked: "Have you discovered the best places to ranch in America?"

1 year ago
The fallout risk involved with feed¬ing natural cattle is substantial.
Jared Wareham: Selling Program Cattle Requires Right Ingredients

Simply participating in verified programs such as NHTC (Non-Hormone Treated Cattle), Verified Natural, GAP and a multitude of others, isn’t a guarantee of success or profit.

1 year ago